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Groucho, Harpo, Chico and sometimes Zeppo

Joe Adamson

Groucho, Harpo, Chico and sometimes Zeppo

a history of the Marx brothers and a satire on the rest of the world.

by Joe Adamson

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Published by Coronet (Hodder Paperbacks) in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published, London: W. H. Allen, 1973.

The Physical Object
Pagination464p. :
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15004880M
ISBN 100340188073

May 01,  · Now if we can get back to Groucho instead of threadcrapping, what's your favourite Marx Brothers book? No? I'll go first. My favourite by far is Joe Adamson's Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Sometimes Zeppo. In fact, I read it before I'd seen the pre-MGM films.


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In addition to being a non-fiction biography of the Marxes, the film would have featured the brothers reenacting much of their previously unfilmed material from both Former members: Chico Marx, Gummo Marx.

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Throughout Adamson evaluates the sometimes disastrous interplay of directors, material and performers and explicates some gags that made it and some that didn't (a Keaton stunt flopped with Harpo, for example).

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Nov 11,  · Harpo pays a surprise visit to his brother Groucho on the set of "You Bet Your Life", to promote his autobiography "Harpo Speaks!".

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Item saludalmomento.club Rating: % positive. The Marx Brothers were one of the most successful performing acts of the twentieth century.

The brothers--Leonard (Chico), Adolph/Arthur (Harpo), Julius (Groucho), Milton (Gummo), and Herbert (Zeppo)--were primarily comedians, but had musical and literary talents and successes, as well.

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Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx (/ ˈ ɡ r aʊ tʃ oʊ /; October 2, – August 19, ) was an American comedian, writer, stage, film, radio, and television star.

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In addition to being a non-fiction biography of the Marxes, the film would have also featured the brothers reenacting. Oct 20,  · Directed by Edward Buzzell.

With Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Kenny Baker. The Marx Brothers try to help the owner of a circus recover some stolen funds before he /10(K). Nov 7, - Explore sherrymac's board "THE MARX BROTHERS", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Comedians, Harpo marx and Man humor.

I've devoted a large portion of my life and work to celebrating and perpetuating the legacy of my heroes, Groucho, Harpo, Chico, and Zeppo Marx. Joe Adamson, author of Groucho, Harpo, Chico, and Sometimes Zeppo: A History of the Marx Brothers and a Satire of the Rest of the World, recognizes the Brothers as "a mythic embodiment of some vital.

Adolph (Harpo), Julius (Groucho) and Milton (Gummo) Sort of the New Kids on the Block of Sort of the New Kids on the Block of - Left to right: Harpo, Groucho, and Gummo. But this is when they were still Arthur, Julius, and Milton.

In Chico was trying to earn his living as a piano player; Zeppo, meanwhile, was 11 years old. See more. As author Joe Adamson put in his book, Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Sometimes Zeppo, “The president of the college has been shouted down by a mute.” Harpo often used facial expressions and mime to.

Sep 23,  · Still, there's a lot of mar velous stuff in this book, not the least of which are its pho tographs, and all acolytes of Julius, Adolph, Leonard and sometimes Herbert, will take to it like kittens. Joe Adamson is an author of several books, including. Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Sometimes Zeppo: A History of the Marx Brothers and a Satire on the Rest of the World; Tex Avery, King of Cartoons; Bugs Bunny: 50 Years and Only One Grey Hare; The Walter Lantz Story Adamson's book on the Marx Brothers is widely considered one of the most important books written about the team.

Legendary Actor, Comedian. Groucho was probably the best known of the Marx Brothers comedy team. He achieved fame in film with his brothers Harpo and Chico and sometimes Zeppo, and went on to radio and TV success with the You Bet Your Life program.

Groucho was born Julius Henry Marx in New York City, the fourth son of Burial: Eden Memorial Park, Mission Hills, Los.

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